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The Secret Codes in Matthew: Examining Israel’s Messiah, Part 21: Matthew 26:31-27:36, by Kevin M. Williams

But the ending was inevitable. It had been prophesied in the Scriptures and by the Messiah. It had to be and there was no stopping it.


In our next examination of The Secrets Codes in Matthew, we shall examine what his commonly referred to as The Passion, and put the events in historical and Jewish perspective.



1 Unless otherwise noted, the New American Standard Bible is used with permission.
2 The Hebrew name for the anglicized “Jesus” and so used throughout.
3 Leviticus 24:22 and again in Numbers 15:16
4 This outward sign of mourning is still practiced in Jewish life.
5 E. P. Sanders lecture notes: Trial and Execution, March 29, 2000, <>, Duke University Department of Religion, Durham, NC (link no longer extant)


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Category: Biblical Studies, Pneuma Review, Summer 2006

About the Author: Kevin M. Williams, Litt.D., H.L.D. has served in Messianic ministries since 1987 and has written numerous articles and been a featured speaker at regional and international conferences on Messianic Judaism.

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